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monoclinous

[mon-uh-klahy-nuh s, mon-uh-klahy-] /ˌmɒn əˈklaɪ nəs, ˈmɒn əˌklaɪ-/
adjective, Botany
1.
(of a plant, species, etc.) having both the stamens and pistils in the same flower.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; mono- + Greek klī́n(ē) bed + -ous
Related forms
monoclinism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for monoclinous

monoclinous

/ˌmɒnəʊˈklaɪnəs; ˈmɒnəʊˌklaɪnəs/
adjective
1.
(of flowering plants) having the male and female reproductive organs on the same flower Compare diclinous
Derived Forms
monoclinism, noun
Word Origin
C19: from mono- + Greek klīnē bed + -ous
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monoclinous in Science
monoclinous
  (mŏn'ə-klī'nəs)   
Having pistils and stamens in the same flower; bearing perfect (hermaphroditic) flowers. Compare diclinous.
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